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Here’s every feature Apple might copy from the PC for the updated MacBook Air 13

When you’re a laptop that hasn’t been updated significantly since 2015, you have a lot of choices for upgrade features. The buzz continues to build

The Best of IFA 2018

IFA 2018 draws to a close, and as always there’s no shortage of fresh gadgetry to choose from at the Berlin technology show. Laptops, smart

Lenovo Yoga Book C930 vs original Yoga Book: What’s new

Lenovo’s original Yoga Book was an intriguing idea, but it’s the Yoga Book C930 announced today where the delivery finally lives up to the sci-fi

Samsung’s Galaxy Home will live or die by AI

Samsung’s Bixby speaker didn’t look like anything we expected, with the Galaxy Home a bulbous alien egg promising to take on Apple’s HomePod, Amazon’s Echo,

Best hybrid cars you don’t have to plug in

Like the idea of a hybrid, but don’t want to faff around with power cables at the end of every journey? Then these are the

How to control your TV with Alexa : Sometimes your voice is the best remote in the room.

When it works, controlling your TV with Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant can feel like magic. Using voice commands avoids thumbing through menus and can get

11 cool things about the Jaguar I-PACE

The Jaguar I-PACE is the first electric SUV from a mainstream prestige brand and it has lots of clever tricks up its high-voltage sleeve 1.

The best Samsung Gear S3 watch faces

Wear your smartwatch proudly with our pick of the best designs The Samsung Gear S3 has proven to be a popular smartwatch, so much so that Samsung

Edifier Luna e25 HD Bluetooth speaker review: Great sound, sci-fi looks, surprisingly affordable

The 60s sci-fi look will be a turn-off for some, but these stationary speakers deliver fantastic sound for the money. Pros Excellent sound for the

Apple in 2017: the good, the bad and the painfully inevitable

From the highs of the iPhone X to the lows of the iPhone X’s notch… Apple is in its very own Groundhog Day. Every year,

Roku Ultra vs Apple TV 4K vs Nvidia Shield: Face-Off

Streaming dongles are more powerful and affordable than ever, but if you want a truly premium viewing experience, a full-fledged box is the way to

Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 review

The Good: The Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 offers stylish looks and a relatively good price for a lifestyle speaker package. Surround-sound integration is seamless

Smart speakers – everything you need to know

2017 will be seen as the year of the smart speaker. But what is a smart speaker? And what does it do? We give you

Roku Streaming Stick Plus Review: The Ultimate 4K Streaming Stick

THE GOOD Inexpensive Full 4K HDR capabilities Huge app selection Customizable interface THE BAD Remote lacks an audio jack Search could be deeper VERDICT The

Pimax 8K headset first try: Virtual reality has never looked this good

With Microsoft’s hardware partners poised to unleash their Mixed Reality headsets very soon, we’re not short of VR headsets to pick from right now. At

Fitbit Ionic review : Meet Fitbit’s smartwatch riposte to the Apple Watch

There’s a lot that we really like about Fitbit’s first smartwatch, but ultimately the software niggles make it difficult to put it in the same

Sony WF-1000X review

There are two possible reactions upon eyeing our star rating for the WF-1000Xs: either you may see it as Sony having simply designed a pair

Denon AVR-X2400H vs Sony STR-DN1080 vs Yamaha RX-V583 – which is better?

Every year, the battle of the £500/$750 AV receivers is one of the most nail-biting categories we examine. We’ve not even seen all of this

Lenovo Flex 5 (15-Inch) Review

Pros / Bright, colorful display; Speedy SSD; Comfortable keyboard; Relatively affordable Cons / Below-average battery life; Heats up down below Verdict / The Lenovo Flex

Amazon Echo: First 7 things you should do to get Alexa started

Your Amazon Echo has just arrived and you might have glanced at the quick-start guide, but beyond the basic setup, do you know what Alexa

Top 10 Best Levitating Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

In this review we feature the top 10 levitating bluetooth speakers that look incredibly stunning, produce great audio performance and are selling at an unbeatable

Asus ROG Centurion 7.1 headset review

Does your love for PC gaming express itself with an LED-filled rig, multiple view-filling screens and a racing chair that wouldn’t look out of place

CybertronPC CLX Ra review : A big performer in a big case

While not as well-known among deep-pocketed PC gaming enthusiasts as brands such as Alienware or Origin PC, CybertronPC has been knocking out highly customizable gaming

Samsung Gear VR Consumer Edition review: The stepping-stone to Oculus proper

For Wire-free VR experience unlike its rivals, more affordable than earlier Gear VR models, new design benefits glasses wearers, easy to setup and use, fun

Lenovo Ideacentre Y900 Gaming Desktop Review

THE GOOD Strong gaming performance Sleek design Tool-free upgradability Useful peripherals THE BAD Pricier than competition VERDICT While somewhat pricey, the Lenovo Y900 offers strong

2016 Victory Empulse TT First Ride Review

Highs Quality construction and fit-and-finish Natural, upright riding ergonomics Peppy acceleration to freeway speeds Lows Six-speed gearbox seems excessive Questionable mileage range Chassis could offer

Asus G11CD Review

THE GOOD Attractive, compact design Strong gaming performance Included mouse and keyboard THE BAD Lackluster software No upgradability VERDICT The Asus G11 is a compact

Origin PC Millennium (2015) Review

THE GOOD Blistering overall performance Attractive design Highly customizable THE BAD Huge Can get noisy VERDICT The Origin PC Millennium is as pretty as it

Parrot Bebop 2 Drone Review

THE GOOD Excellent battery life Phone/tablet controls are easy to learn Easily replaceable parts Strong video quality THE BAD Touch-screen controls lack sensitivity Camera is

Velocity Micro Raptor Z55 Review: Fast and Classy

THE GOOD Simple, sleek design Highly upgradeable Strong gaming performance Blazing flash storage speed THE BAD No tool-free upgrade options VERDICT The Velocity Micro Raptor